Freshers Events

We have re-scheduled some of the freshers events listed below in line with the new government guidance, including the 10pm curfew. Updates of the new event timings are below and all ticket holders will be notified of the changes by e-mail.

We have transformed our spaces and teamed up with Nottingham’s greatest venues to bring you a wide range of safe events and experiences.  

Priority Pass Holders: make sure to use your voucher codes to book onto the events below.

Saturday 26th September
Acoustic Sessions
6:30pm – 9pm
(no change to date or time)

Take a seat and enjoy a chilled evening of live music performances at the Acoustic Sessions. Featuring some of Nottingham’s finest up-and-coming live music talent. 

This event is free of charge to attend. No booking required, however arrive early to get a table.


Sunday 27th September
Fluid

6:30pm – 10pm (original tickets for this date are valid at the new earlier time)

The return of Bracks’ very own event – Fluid. With live DJ’s playing the best summer anthems, take your seat and enjoy the music with table service all evening.  Your ticket also includes a free drink on arrival.


Monday 28th September
Fluid
6:30pm – 10pm (original tickets for this date are valid at the new earlier time)

The return of Bracks’ very own event – Fluid. With live DJ’s playing the best summer anthems, take your seat and enjoy the music with table service all evening.  Your ticket also includes a free drink on arrival.


Tuesday 29th September
ROCK CITY

6pm – 10pm (original tickets for this date still valid at the new earlier time)

Trent take over Rock City for their famous Tuned event. Take a seat in the iconic venue with table service all evening serving 2 4 1 drinks. An evening filled with nothing but pure bangers! Your ticket also includes a drink of a Rock City classic – the Jager bomb. Also included is return bus travel from Brackenhurst campus directly to the venue.


Wednesday 30th September
Oktoberfest
6pm – 10pm
(original tickets for this date are valid at the new earlier time)

Trent takes over Bierkeller to celebrate Oktoberfest. Expect decor, bunting, german sausages, and full steins delivered to your table. Live DJs throughout the evening playing tunes. Your ticket also includes a spirit and mixer or soft drink as well as return bus travel from Brackenhurst campus directly to the venue.


Thursday 1st October
Film Night
7pm – 10pm (tickets from this date are still valid. It will take place in the Orangery – next door to Brack Bar. Please note if your ticket is for Wednesday 30th September this event has now moved to Sunday – see below))

One of Marvel Studios greatest films, shown on the big screen in the cosy Brack bar at your Students’ Union. Get drinks brought directly to your seat as you get comfortable and enjoy the show. Free popcorn on arrival for all ticket holders.


Thursday 1st October
Super Mega Quiz of Extreme Awesomeness
6:30pm – 9:30pm
(Original tickets for the Saturday 3rd Oct 10pm session are valid for this event)

This isn’t any old quiz, it’s The Super Mega Quiz of Extreme Awesomeness hosted at Brack Bar! Test your general knowledge and be in with a chance of winning great prizes, including either £100 cash, Apple AirPods, Smart TV, a Bluetooth speaker. Plus event tickets and a bar tab. Don’t miss the best pub quiz in town!  Your ticket includes a free drink served straight to your table. 


Friday 2nd October
SHANGRI-LA
6pm – 10pm
(original tickets for this date still valid at the new earlier time)

Let us take you on a journey to the hidden valley of Shangri-La. The City Campus Students’ Union has been completely transformed into a mythical paradise, complete with live festival-style DJ sets from the best Nottingham has to offer.  Take your seat and enjoy the music with table service all evening.  Your ticket also includes a drink on arrival as well as return bus travel from Brackenhurst campus directly to the City venue.


Saturday 3rd October
Super Mega Quiz of Extreme Awesomeness
6:30pm – 9:30pm
(Original tickets for the Saturday 3rd Oct 7:30pm session are valid for this new earlier time. Original tickets for the Saturday 3rd Oct 10pm session have moved to Thursday 1st October – see other quiz event above)

This isn’t any old quiz, it’s The Super Mega Quiz of Extreme Awesomeness hosted at Brack Bar! Test your general knowledge and be in with a chance of winning great prizes, including either £100 cash, Apple AirPods, Smart TV, a Bluetooth speaker. Plus event tickets and a bar tab. Don’t miss the best pub quiz in town!  Your ticket includes a free drink served straight to your table. 


Sunday 4th October
Comedy Box
6:30pm – 9:30pm
(original tickets for this date remain valid at the new earlier time)

Take your seat in front of the TrentTown main stage for The Comedy Box. Get ready to laugh out loud as we bring you a line-up of performers, including some of Britain’s best up-and-coming comedians.   Food and drink will be available and delivered directly to your table.  Your ticket also includes return bus travel from Brackenhurst campus directly to the venue.


Sunday 4th October
Film Night
7pm – 10pm (tickets from Wednesday 30th September are valid at this event. It will take place in the Orangery – next door to Brack Bar)

One of Marvel Studios greatest films, shown on the big screen in the cosy Brack bar at your Students’ Union. Get drinks brought directly to your seat as you get comfortable and enjoy the show. Free popcorn on arrival for all ticket holders.


Bought a pass but not received your voucher codes? Email customerservices@gigantic.com with your order ID.

NTSU is working with the latest government guidance for all Freshers Events.  Venues have been thoroughly risk assessed.  All venues are seated with groups of no more than 6 people.  Venues are following the mandatory Track and Trace procedures.  Student ID and valid photo ID (passport, driving license or PASS approved card) will be required at all events.

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